Tag Archives: Rape

Man Gets Gang Raped in South Africa

keep-silentOn the heels of the terrible, terrible rape, mutilation and murder of 17 year-old Anene Booysen comes another tale of gang rape in South Africa, this time involving a 33 year-old man who was allegedly raped in Kroondal in the North West Province by six men who drugged him and put a plastic bag around his head before violating him. This attack happened while the victim was walking to work. Currently no names have been released and no arrests have been made. Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on February 16, 2013 in The Business of Living


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Sometimes Hell on Earth Costs Less Than A Box of Condoms

photo credit: Zanele Muholi

photo credit: Zanele Muholi

Free Gender, an LGBT rights group in Cape Town, South Africa organised a march this past weekend demanding justice for lesbian soccer-player Millicent Gaika who was brutally raped and tortured during a horrifying five-hour period of extreme agony and pain – this, in one of the only countries in Africa in which being gay is legal. Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on February 4, 2013 in Politik, The Business of Living, Uncategorized


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